93 nations sending delegations to papal canonizations
April 25, 2014
The director of the Holy See Press Office has told reporters that 93 nations are sending official delegations to the April 27 canonization of Blessed John XXIII and Blessed John Paul II.
Father Federico Lombardi said that two dozen heads of state and as many as 150 cardinals and 1,000 bishops will be present at the Mass.
- Canonization: Fr Lombardi briefing on numbers of official delegations and other details (Vatican Radio)